Lemon Grass Quinoa

Lemon Grass Quinoa

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Jessi B


Easy, healthy vegetarian side dish.


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5 Min
30 Min


  • 1 c
    uncooked quinoa
  • 1/4 c
    lemon juice
  • 1 tsp
    minced garlic
  • 1 tsp
    olive oil, extra virgin
  • 1 tsp
    dried lemongrass
  • 1 pinch
    cracked black pepper
  • 1 c
    shelled edamame
  • 1 c
    collard greens
  • 1 c
    cauliflower, cooked

How to Make Lemon Grass Quinoa


  1. 1. In a medium-sized saucepan, prepare quinoa as instructed by package (typically 2 cups boiling water, cover and simmer for ~20 minutes)
    2. Add oil, garlic, garlic salt (to taste), pepper, lemon juice and lemon grass.
    3. Stir in collard greens, edamame, and cauliflower. Cook covered, on low, for an additional 5-10 minutes, or until all liquids have been absorbed by the quinoa.

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About Lemon Grass Quinoa

Course/Dish: Other Side Dishes
Dietary Needs: Vegetarian
Other Tag: Healthy

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